Greek Style Pork Flatbreads
Tap into the Greek culinary vibe with the colour, crunch, rich flavour & general exuberance of this enticing dish. Once you’ve thrown the veggies in the oven, you can forget them while the patties cook, the salad gets chopped & the garlicky yogurt sauce is made. Pile everything onto warmed rounds of fragrant pita bread, then close your eyes to transport yourself to the Mediterranean.
IN THE KIT
12 ozground pork
2 ozred onion
8 ozGreek yogurt/dash of red wine vinegar
1 ozeach of fresh parsley & mint
1 ozgreek seasoning
Salt & pepper
Kitchen Items Needed
Baking sheet lined with parchment paper/aluminum foil
Preheat oven to 400° F;
Cut potato into bite size pieces (no need to peel);
Zest lemon & cut into wedges;
Cut carrots into coins;
Peel & thinly slice red onion into thin wedges;
Remove stems from mint & parsley, roughly chop leaves;
Zest lemon, then cut into wedges.
Put potato, carrots & onion on baking sheet. Drizzle the vegetables with olive oil, salt, pepper & mint, lemon zest, toss to coat. Roast for 20 mins or until tender & golden.
Meanwhile, finely chop garlic clove, then using the flat side of the knife, mash to a paste. Combine the yogurt/red wine vinegar blend & ½ garlic to start (more, if you like), season with salt & pepper. Coarsely chop tomatoes, add to a bowl, drizzle with olive oil. Stir to combine, set aside.
Put the pork mince & greek seasoning a large bowl, season with salt & pepper. Using damp hands, combine well, then shape into 4 equal flat patties.
Heat drizzle of olive oil in a large frypan over medium-high heat. Cook the patties for 3-4 mins each side or until golden & cooked through. Remove from the pan, wipe the pan clean.
Heat skillet again over medium-high heat. Warm for 30 secs each side or until heated through & slightly browned.
Divide pita among plates. Spread with half the garlic yogurt & tomato sauce, add spinach, roasted vegetables, patties & tomato salad. Drizzle with the remaining garlic yogurt sauce, crumbled feta, sprinkle parsley, serve with lemon wedge.